Saying thank you
Generations of service honored in Elkton Veterans Day ceremony
— At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, dozens of veterans and citizens alike gathered downtown to honor the service and sacrifice of the nation’s military.
It’s a scene that plays out each year on Veterans Day, but helped special significance this year as the Elkton Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 8175 celebrates its 70th anniversary with several generations of servicemen and women. Following the pomp and circumstance of the ceremony, the post’s youngest member Carson Widdoes, 22, took a moment to talk with the post’s
Rob Massimiano, left, talks with Carson Widdoes, center, the Elkton VFW post’s youngest member, and Harry Pearce, the post’s oldest member.